This workshop introduces attendees on how to effectively present your professional experience by offering key suggestions on your profile content ranging from your professional headline, projects, positions and additional tips on your profile photo and managing your profile settings. This workshop requires having a LinkedIn account and being familiar with Linkedin.
Learn where to look for college scholarships and how to make your application shine! The Illinois Student Assistance Commission will guide you through online resources that will help you get you the college funds you need. The session is designed for high school juniors, seniors, and their parents.
Family groups are welcome, and only need to register for one person. Computers will be available, but you are welcome to bring a laptop.
Stop in for help completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Bring your 2016 tax forms and sit down at a computer. A financial aid professional will be available to answer questions and help you complete your FAFSA at no charge.
Interested in exploring new ways to travel and stay local? Have an extra room that you want to rent out to a traveler? In this interactive class we'll explain how to create an Airbnb account, become an Airbnb host, search and reserve home rentals, and offer safety tips. Bring your device or use our computers.
Learn to use the library's free downloadable collection. We'll explain how to download digital books, audiobooks, magazines, and movies in this interactive class. Bring your own device or use our computers.
Podcasts are becoming increasingly popular but how do you know which ones to start with? We'll explain how to subscribe to podcasts for your device and share some of our favorites to get you started. Bring your own device or use our computers.
Create your own paper bookmark using our Silhouette Cameo vinyl cutter. Design your item in Silhouette Studio and the machine will cut it out for you to take home.
Bring your family and take a holiday photo in front of our green screen. You can choose from a variety of props and backgrounds. We will print a copy of the photo and email you the original.
Use online tools to help create a customized cookie cutter based on your favorite design. Items will be printed and ready to be picked up one week after the class. Basic computer and internet skills are required.
Learn the basics to get connected to the Internet. We will cover how to use a browser to access the Internet, and how to use Google to find information. Knowledge of computer basics is required.